Sylvia Dickey Smith, author of the Third Eye Mystery series which is located in Orange will be signing books 12-2 p.m., Friday at the Jumping Bean in Little Cypress. It is located on Hwy 87 across the street from Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School.
The first two books in the series, Dance on His Grave and Deadly Sins Deadly Secrets were released in 2007. The next book is due to be released latter this year.
The series heroine, Sidra Smart is a fiftyish, recently divorced preacher’s wife who inherited her brother’s private investigation business after his untimely death.
Intending to sell the business, Smart gets drawn into her first case when a young woman drops in at the office and pleads for her help.
Learning things the hard way, Smart starts finding herself as she finds answers in the case. Sometimes with the “unwanted help” of her busy body Aunt Annie. Come discover Smart, as she discovers answers, love and a new life in Orange, Texas.
Sylvia Dickey Smith was raised in the Orange area, but now lives in Georgetown in the Austin area with here husband, Bill. She is frequently in the area visiting family and friends, while promoting her books. You are invited to come meet her Friday. She loves discussing her books, the art of writing, and getting input from area residents while gathering research for the future adventures of Sidra Smart and Third Eye Investigations.

About Penny LeLeux

Penny has worked at The Record Newspapers since 2006. A member of the editorial staff, she has "done everything but print it." Most frequently she writes entertainment reviews and human interest stories, with a little paranormal thrown in from time to time.She has been a lifelong member of the Orangefield community.